Definition for ts (2 of 3)
noun, plural T's or Ts, t's or ts.
Definition for ts (3 of 3)
noun (sometimes lowercase)
Examples from the Web for ts
He is a total... well, c--t. Joffrey was the King of C--ts.
But here's the thing: despite all its darkness and cruelty, the show ultimately doesn't tolerate c--ts.
The reality is much more collaborative; where would Raymond Carver have been without Gordon Lish, or TS Eliot without Ezra Pound?Is This a Book Worth Saving? Considering ‘The Art of Joy’|Lauren Elkin|September 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A man 'ts got jest a wife might look into a glass now and then.Joyce's Investments|Fannie E. Newberry
They were very strict in their rules, so that sramans from the territory of Ts'in were all unprepared for their regulations.Record of Buddhistic Kingdoms|Fa-Hsien
During these struggles it became evident that Ts'ao Ts'ao with his troops had become the strongest of all the generals.A history of China., [3d ed. rev. and enl.]|Wolfram Eberhard
All 90 degree fittings, ells, and Ts are tapped to give the pipe a pitch of 1⁄4 inch to the foot.Elements of Plumbing|Samuel Dibble
The two caudal lobes, and the very marked groove between them, are seen at ts.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume IV (of 4)|Francis Maitland Balfour
British Dictionary definitions for ts (1 of 3)
noun plural t's, T's or Ts
- something shaped like a T
- (in combination)a T-junction
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Word Origin and History for ts
to cross one's T's (and dot one's i's) "to be exact" is attested from 1849. Phrase to a T "exactly" is recorded from 1690s, though the exact signification is uncertain, despite much speculation. The measuring tool called a T-square is recorded by that name from 1785.
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Idioms and Phrases with ts
see dot the i's and cross the t's; to a T.